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Health Economist

Do you want to play a leading role in helping Med Tech innovators develop a comprehensive, evidence-based analysis for market access in healthcare?

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Cambridge, UK

Do you want to play a role in helping Med Tech innovators develop a comprehensive, evidence-based analysis for market access in healthcare? Health Tech Enterprise is looking to recruit an enthusiastic Health Economist with a genuine desire to work in the medical technologies industry.


Why Health Tech Enterprise?

Health Tech Enterprise (HTE) is a leading Health Technology Consultancy. At HTE we believe in improving healthcare through technology and innovation.

Key aspects of our work include helping medical technology innovators, in both the public and private sector, turn innovative ideas into successful new products and services that will benefit patients. Our clients are often looking for insight into health economics modelling and the potential impact of new technologies in real-world clinical settings.


Why you’ll love this role:

As part of the multidisciplinary HTE team, you will assist innovators by helping to identify the key benefits their solutions provide, and develop economic models for evaluating early-stage medical technologies. The role has a high degree of client engagement. Many of our clients benefit from our wide range of consultancy services, and you will work closely with colleagues in the rest of the HTE team to provide the best possible service to evidence the potential impact of innovative technologies. Your evaluations will inform decisions on the efficient allocation of resources available to healthcare providers and communicate these insights to a variety of stakeholders in the healthcare industry.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Engaging with new clients to assess and advise on health economic modelling solutions
  • Writing proposals based on stakeholder needs
  • Ensuring projects are delivered on time, on budget, and to client satisfaction
  • Development of health economic models and costing tools in MS Excel
  • Liaising with clients throughout a project


Qualifications & Experience:


  • A degree or equivalent in Health Economics or Economics
  • Competent in the use of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Advanced skills in Excel and knowledge of VBA are required
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to explain complex modelling techniques and results to non-experts
  • Ability to interview and liaise with medical professionals
  • A high degree of accuracy and attention to detail


  • Working knowledge of statistical software (e.g., R, STATA, SAS) advantageous
  • Experience of having applied economic and mathematical modelling techniques in an industry or commercial setting

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package including 27 days holiday each year, pension scheme, bonus and training and development opportunities. We support hybrid and flexible working to give you the support needed for a healthy work-life balance.

Applicants are encouraged to read the full job description before applying.


How to Apply:

If you are interested in a career in a dynamic, health technology consultancy please tell us how your skills and experience match the criteria in the person specification and send this along with your CV to Penny Richold at

We value diversity at HTE and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

For further information or an informal conversation please contact Joop Tanis, Director of MedTech Consulting, (Email: or Tel: 07725 846573).

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Monday 29th July 2024.

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